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Dick's Sporting Goods
(480) 615-2748
Fiesta Mall
Mesa, AZ
 
Price One RV
(480) 641-2199
3302 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
McKay Auto Repairs
(480) 985-2435
3130 East Main Street Suite 1
Mesa, AZ
 
Travelon RV Inc
(480) 830-5400
3032 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Freedom Boardshop
(480) 892-1707
1316 South Gilbert Road Suite 5
Mesa, AZ
 
Chelsea FC Soccer Camp
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Prescott, AZ
 
Val Vista Village
(480) 832-2547
233 North Val Vista Drive
Mesa, AZ
 
Rangemasters Caswell
(480) 632-2755
856 East Isabella Avenue
Mesa, AZ
 
Earnhardt
(480) 964-6616
2222 East Main Street
Mesa, AZ
 
Mesa Spirit RV Resort - Sales
(480) 924-6709
3020 East Main Street Ofc
Mesa, AZ
 

Preventing Loose Frame Bolts on Inline Skates

By Peter Doucet
 

Rear frame bolt on inline skate

Rear frame bolt onPeter Doucet's Cado Motus setup.

photo: Peter Doucet
 

Various disasters lurk on the racecourse. Falling. Getting lost. Being out of shape and outclassed by the competition.

Or all three at once.

Here’s another: the loose frame bolt.

The first indication that anything is wrong is the dreaded clicking sound of a loose frame. At that point, the bolt has loosened.

Next, the bolt falls out, allowing the frame to swing wildly from side to side.

At that point anything can happen, none of it good.

For me, loose frame bolts have resulted in falls or DNFs. Less fortunate skaters have suffered broken ankles.

Fortunately, you can usually prevent frame bolts from loosening with a little preventative maintenance.

Here’s how:

Tighten Up

The most important thing you can do to make sure your frame bolts don’t drop out is to keep them nice and tight. This means checking them regularly and re-tighteni...

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